Influence of BSCS Project on the Secondary Biology Education in Japan.
Grant-in-Aid for General Scientific Research (C)
|Allocation Type||Single-year Grants|
|Research Institution||Nakamura Gakuen Junior College(1994)|
National Institute for Educational Policy Research(1993)
UMENO Kunio Nakamura Gakuen Junior College Professor, 幼児教育科, 教授 (00132689)
|Project Period (FY)
1993 – 1994
Completed(Fiscal Year 1994)
|Budget Amount *help
¥2,000,000 (Direct Cost : ¥2,000,000)
Fiscal Year 1994 : ¥900,000 (Direct Cost : ¥900,000)
Fiscal Year 1993 : ¥1,100,000 (Direct Cost : ¥1,100,000)
|Keywords||BSCS / Modernization of Science Education / Biology Education / Terms for Biology Education / Secondary Education / Textbooks|
(1) Biological terms were picked up and listed from Japanese textbooks of "Science" and "Biology" published in 1948-1984.
A data-base on biological terms in the textbooks were made.
(2) The followings were described and discussed ;
-Why and how were BSCS project established in U.S.A.?
-What was the rationale of BSCS project?
-What was the characteristic of BSCS textbooks?
(3) The followings were discussed ;
-Influence of BSCS on the contents of biology textbooks in Japan.
-Influence of BSCS on revision of the national Course of Study in Japan.
Research Products (1results)